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Coping

What Hard Times and Stress Do for Your HIV Health

Common life events -- whether they're good or bad -- can also be sources of stress and have impacts on the health of people living with HIV.

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Why Are HIV Meds So Expensive, and What Can We Do About It?

Why do Americans and their insurers pay more for some drugs and less for others? And who decides what a fair price for a drug should be, and how can manufacturers and health plans be compelled to improve access and affordability?

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Meth, Crack, Coke and Ecstasy: Effects on HIV Disease Progression

How do hard drugs affect the progression of HIV? A new study in gay men sheds some light.

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PrEP and Drug Resistance: Cause for Concern?

More people are getting on PrEP every day, but some are concerned about drug resistance. Should they be?

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Nevada May Require Condom Use During Porn Film Shoots

After a documented transmission of HIV that occurred on the set of a gay porn in Nevada, might they be getting a required condom use law?

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Anal Cancer

Anal Cancer and HPV: What Do Gay Men Need to Know?

Most often, anal cancer is caused by the stunningly common human papillomavirus (HPV). MSM are more likely to get anal HPV than men who only have sex with women. If you add HIV, the infection risk goes up further.